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Pedestrian killed after being struck by a car

A pedestrian is dead after being hit by a car on Washington Boulevard Thursday evening.

Posted: Nov 24, 2017 12:07 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT)- A man is dead after being hit by a car on Washington Blvd. Thursday evening. 

It happened around 6:40 p.m. Police responded to the 4600 block of East Washington Blvd. When they arrived they found a man lying unconscious in the roadway. He was pronounced dead at the scene. 

Witnesses reported the vicitm was wearing dark clothing and standing in the middle of the road when he was hit. It is unclear if he was crossing or walking down the road when he was hit. 

Police said alcohol does not appear to be a factor. 

The Allen County Coroner's Office will release the name of the vicitim. 

This incident is still under investigation. 

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